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NBC
Jul 8, 2013 6:30pm EDT
on saturday, a redalement. >> katy tur,hank you. >>> a deepening crisis in egypt. the obama house said today it does not intend to cut off aid to egypt. an argument about how today's violence started, but at least 51 protesters killed. hundreds injured in a battle with the military. nbc's eamon molhedin in cairo tonight. good evening. >> reporter: good evening. the removal of morsi left egypt divided and immediately led to violence on the street. today, a deadly confrontation that has many fearing a new wave of bloodshed. egypt's bloodiest day in two years. the clash between supporters of president morsi and those who wanted him outsted. it left scores dead and each side blaming the other. the muslim brotherhood released this video. they claim it shows today's incident. a soldier can be seen firing from a roof into the crowd. an unprovoked massacre, they said, holding up military bullet casings and blood-drenched shirt. who do you blame for what happened here this morning? >> i blame the -- >> reporter: the military countered with its own video, showing soldiers coming under attack by
FOX Business
Jul 13, 2013 4:00am EDT
unless you are the president of the united states. the obama house refuses to call the ouster a coup. the violent clashing in the streets with morsi supporters in more than 50 people killed but listen to the president's prs secretary who talks about with it,t, understanding of what is happening. >> president obama made clear our deep concern made by the egyptian armed forces to suspend the constitution is also important to a knowledge ten of millions of egyptians have legitimate grievances with president morsi and undemocratic form of governance they do not believe it is a coup. indeed they were demandg a new government. lou: oxford english dictionary defines it as sudden and violent removal of power from a government. said do they really want to say they can't recognize any foreign government that has been delegitimized because enough of the country's citizens have grievances? the president's spokesperson did have the motivion for the reluctance to label the action 82. >> 1.$5 billion of aid is under active consideration to cut off the aid. >> dell think to be in the best interest o
FOX Business
Jul 12, 2013 6:00pm EDT
states. the obama house refuses to call the ouster a coup. the violent clashing in the streets with morsi supporters in more than 50 people killed but listen to the president's press secretary who
FOX Business
Jul 13, 2013 3:00am EDT
definition of the word unless you are the president of the united states. the obama house refuses to call the ouster a coup. the violent clashing in the streets with morsi supporters in more than 50 people killed but listen to the president's prs secretary who
CNN
Jul 6, 2013 6:30am PDT
obama white house than almost any other journalist, his fantastic new book "the center hol holds, and obama and his enemies." you say he has lost his schmooze jean, but conan o'brien poked fun at him during a white house correspondents dinner about it. >> some in this room have even accused the president of being distant and aloof. when i asked the president about it earlier, he said, oh, and then walked away. >> the president has also been described as a pragmatist. if it's holding him back even the perception of it, why doesn't do he something to change it? >> he's starting to try to do something about it. he's playing golf more with republicans and eating dinner with them once in a while, but it doesn't come naturally to him, you know, the president's favorite movie he says is "the godfather" and there's this line where he says this is the business we have chosen, you know? and you sometimes think that the president forgets that a little bit, that politics is about back slapping and making these other politicians feel as if they're being stroked and getting attention and he ne
NBC
Jul 8, 2013 5:30pm PDT
one of the single deadliest days in that nation's recent history. despite that, the obama white house said today it does not intend to cut off aid to egypt at this point. there is an argument about how today's violence started, but at least 51 protesters killed. hundreds injured in a battle with the military. nbc's ayman mohyeldin in cairo tonight. good evening. >> reporter: good evening, brian. the removal of president morsi left egypt immediately divided and immediately led to violence on the street. today, things took a turn to the worse with a deadly confrontation that has many people fearing a new wave of bloodshed. it was egypt's bloodiest day in more than two years of unrest. the clash between the military and supporters of ousted president morsi lasted for hours outside the republican guard compound where he is believed to be held. it left scores dead and each side blaming the other. the muslim brotherhood released this video. they claim it shows today's incident. a soldier can be seen firing from a roof into the crowd. an unprovoked massacre, they said, holding up military bu
FOX News
Jul 14, 2013 8:00am PDT
that appeared last september. so uptight about the contents the obama white house put out a 33point memo to staff dictating to them what they were to say publicly about valerie to defend her. the memo was called the imagine geek valerie. that is just the -- the magic valerie. and that is just the beginning. they say the magic is her intau elect and her heart. can you imagine anybody saying that about karl rove? the memo goes on, valerie has taped into people's experiences and their good times and bad. she expects people to work their hearts out and for the president and never forget where you work and the magnitude. the memo continues, single mother, woman working to the top in a competitive male dominated world, african-american working for change from the grassroots to big business. best of all from a white house that cannot stop its employees from running for the exits the memo claims that valerie is some here who other people inside the building know they can trust, parenthesises, need examples, close parenthesis, close quote. so far, no reports of examples have surfaced. >> the
FOX Business
Jul 8, 2013 7:00pm EDT
definition unless he were president of the united states are happened to work for him. the obama white house refuses to call his ouster a coup led by the military group clashed violently with supporters in hundreds injured in more than 50 killed but listen to the president's press secretary trying to have a common understanding and logic of what is happening in egypt. >> president obama and made clear cowardice -- concern of the decision to remove president morsi you from power in suspend the constitution it is also important to a knowledge egyptians do have grievances with the president more sees undemocratic governments in they were demanding a new government. lou: said koo is defined as a satin and illegal seizure of power from the government so does the president really wants his press secretary to reiterate the administration did can recognize any foreign government that has not been legitimized because a enough of those have grievances? but they did reveal the reluctance to label the actions of a coup by the military. >> when $.5 million of aid is under active consideration to cu
MSNBC
Jul 11, 2013 2:00am PDT
symptoms has been upgraded. >>> if you want to be a member of the people's house you better bring your wallet. new survey congressional members spend on average $1.6 million. adjusted for inflation that's up from $753,000 in 1996. >>> president george w. bush will join president obama at the white house to honor service volunteers for his charitable organization. >>> george lucas was there wednesday receiving the national humidities medal. president obama trying to be nice when he was reminiscing about his special effects. >> special effects always look like they do today. but it used to be, you would see like the string on the little model spaceships. >> that's your morning's dish of scrambled politics. >>> extreme weather is hitting residents across the u.s. we begin in arizona where a major dust storm struck just south of phoenix. next, we go to eastern connecticut where residents there saw a tornado touch down, thankfully, no reported injuries or structural damage. and in colorado, a giant mud slide due to flash flooding in the central part of the state, 20 cars ended up stran
CBS
Jul 8, 2013 11:00pm EDT
tennis, michelle obama in the house. the 2012 champions unfurled their banner. kastles win their 33rd straight tonight and go for the potentially record setting 34 straight winds tomorrow against boston. >>> former new york giant linebacker barrett green is suing former skins defensive coordinator gregg williams and former tight end robert royal saying his 2004 knee injury was because of a bounty. the redskins are concentrating on the positives, though, training camp which is just over two weeks away, derek. the team will train in richmond on state of the art training fields and center which will make for a better fan experience according to gm bruce allen. we caught up with the super bowl winning quarterback joe thiesmann who expects a good season for the skins. >> this is going to be a heck of a football team. i know they won the nfc east last year, but i'll say right now it's the best team in the nfc team east going into this year. when you think of the amount of guys hurt that will be play and when you think of the amount of players that had a chance to play that are going to be b
Current
Jul 11, 2013 5:00pm PDT
liberals and 83% of conservatives. now, after meeting with president obama at the white house today senators john mccain and charles schumer members of the gang of eight who helped craft the senate bill insisted they were encouraged that the house had finally begun to at least work on the issue. >> there is an acknowledgement no matter where we stand on the solution that this is a problem that demands addressing. >> second, it is realized in the house that they have to work with democrats in the house to pass anything. there are enough republicans who will just vote no on anything that this has to be a bipartisan effort in the house. >> john: but of course, any bipartisan effort will have to contend with tea party favorites like minnesota congresswoman michele bachmann who reject a pathway to citizenship any time soon. >> the only thing we're spreading right now is to actually build a fence. we want the border secured first then we'll have step two. we'll have the conversation about what we're going to do. >> john: that's a conversation that will likely come too late for many voters
FOX Business
Jul 10, 2013 10:00pm EDT
washington the comments immigration bill president obama and the house and sena democrats passed in 2008, 2009 when the head control of both bodies and the white house. they didn't lift a finger which makes skeptics think more interested in 2014 in the election cycle then they are a real remedy. nevertheless we are going to work in the house and we will do it responsibly step-by-step and hopefully engender public trust in the process. lou: that process would be regular order in the house, there will be hearings, rigorous analysis of issues and questions asked, insistence upon answers by the hous >> as now as that sounds, have had for hearings so far in the amendment process went well into the late evening, that is the way it is supposed to be done. if you have a better idea, debated with stability and fact, and take a vote. don't lump everything in together, throw some more money in certa states where you think the senators need to vote for it. that is not how they set it up and that is not the way we are going to do it. another out of homeland security that deals with the border. t
NBC
Jul 7, 2013 8:00am PDT
political. obama care is not going to be repealed. they're not going to have majorities in either house to repeal it and in fact president obama would never sign that. soilt's going to be messy. it's going to be politically contentious. but in the end it's going to work out the way it works out. and, you know, if it's a big bust, then there's political problems down the road. but it's going to happen. >> but for it to work, the exchanges have to take place, and state after state now, run by republican governors and republican legislatures are trying to roll back or have rolled back or saying that won't participate. and you have to have a certain coherent whole for this to work economically. you can't nibble away at it. in fact, these are big bites out of it. i think also in the reporting losing that mandate is such a concession, it may not be the biggest piece of it, but it's a concession to the critics that something needs to be delayed, that something's not working. i think that's a politically damaging moment. >> they'll admit that the business mandate was poorly written, that they n
FOX News
Jul 5, 2013 6:00pm PDT
push this over the years, when conservatives criticize the obama white house, they say the president's race is a factor. a recent example from martin bashir talking about the irs enemy list. >> the irs is being used in exactly the same way that they tried to use the president's birth certificate. for republicans like darryl issa, who knows something about arson, the irs is something no, ma'am inlammatory. burning hot, like that fire that burnt mr. isisa's warehouse in 1982. this is the latest in the war in the black man against the white house. >> you don't like this. >> that's an amazing comment. the irs a few weeks ago apologized for targeting of tea party and conservatives. is the irs trying to embarrass the president when they apologized? any time people on the right criticize president obama is because of racism. >> a reporter did this to me four different ways. you don't like the president because he is black. i said, no, i don't like him because he's a socialist. pretty easy. >> i am a member of the westchester tea party, and one of the founding principals of the tea
FOX Business
Jul 8, 2013 6:00pm EDT
united states are happened to work for him. the obama white house refuses to call his ouster a coup led by the military group clashed violently with supporters in hundreds injured in more than 50 killed but listen to the president's press secretary
KCSMMHZ
Jul 12, 2013 6:00am PDT
house officials said obama urged china not to try to settle its maritime disputes through threats or force. obama was apparently referring to china's claims to islands in the east and south china seas. they include the senkaku islands which japan controls. but state counselor repeated beijing's stance the sten ka ku and other islands are china's inherent territory and china aims to settle such territorial issues through dialogue. >>> a senior u.s. diplomat says negotiators may be able to work out an agreement to keep some american troops in afghanistan beyond their pullout date. nato-led combat forces are scheduled to withdraw from the country by the end of next year. >> of course without an agreement on our presence in afghanistan, we would not remain. but we do not believe that that's the likely outcome of these negotiations. unlike iraq to which comparisons are often made, the afghans actually need us to stay. >> dobbins spoke at a senate hearing following an announcement by white house spokesperson jay carney, carney said the so-called zero option is on the table. that would mean
PBS
Jul 11, 2013 12:00am PDT
the liking of conservatives. still going to have barack obama in the white house. >> still have barack obama in the white house. still powerful forces that want a bill more or less along the lines of the current one. i'm not sure that that's a real prospect. on the other hand, i don't see the urgency of passing something right now. i mean as vin was taig illegal immigration has been dropping recently. there doesn't seem to be currently a great need on part of our economy to have all of this new labor when we can't get employment for the people who are already here. so i do think there's been kind of a false atmosphere of crisis. that has contributed thinking we have to pass something right now. >> first of all i think bill and rich are off base on this. they've said for sure nothing is going to happen for three-and-a-half years if we follow their prescription because that's how long barack obama will be here which means no change in any of the policies that people are interested for the next three-and-a-half years. change comes in their editorial only if the republicans take the
FOX News
Jul 5, 2013 9:00pm PDT
have been repeating over the years is that when conservatives criticize the obama white house, they say the president's race is a factor. here's an example from martin bashar talking about the irs enemies list. watch this. >> the irs is being used in exactly the same way as they tried to use the president's birth certificate. you see, for republicans like daryl islip, the irs stands for something inflammatory. those three letters are now on fire with political corruption burning hot just like that suspicious fire that engulfed mr. isis warehouse back in 1982. and despite the complete lack of any evidence linking the president to the targeting of tea party groups, republicans are using it as their latest weapon in the war against the black man in the white house. >> all right. we continue -- you don't like this, all right. >> that's an amazing comment. the irs a few weeks ago actual apologized for this targeting of the tea party and conservatives. so with the irs, in fact, try to embarrass obama when they apologized for this behavior? this is delusional. any time people criticize oba
MSNBC
Jul 11, 2013 9:00am PDT
schumer with, met with president obama to find a way to keep house republicans from ending bipartisan efforts at comprehensive reform. >> this is just what america wants us to do, work together in a bipartisan way to move forward. >> our message to our colleagues in the house is we are ready to negotiate, we are ready to talk, we are ready to sit down with you and negotiate and bring this issue to a conclusion. >> the raucous caucus is united in its opposition to the senate bill, folding the reform effort into the dreaded enchilada of government overreach and likening the upper chamber's immigration proposal to the republican conception of evil. case in point -- yesterday in a statement, speaker boehner around house leadership called the proposed immigration reform project from the senate an obama care-like bill. house republicans made clear that they don't trust the senate with immigration reform and that they don't trust president obama with, well, anything. yesterday congressman tim huelskamp tweeted this -- trusting obama is border security is like trusting bill clinton with your
NBC
Jul 6, 2013 5:00pm PDT
you. this coming in from the white house. president obama has been keeping track of this incident here at sfo. the latest statement from the white house, we quote, reading, his thoughts and prayers go out to the families who lost a loved one and all those affected by the crash. dozens affected by the crash. out to sf general. elise, what do we know? >> we now know the 10 critically injured passengers taken to the er behind me earlier today have been taken out of the er. being treated in other parts of the hospital. we also know there has been a second wave of passengers that arrived here. those passengers, less critically injured. want to show you the video now. in fact, we saw two women walking into the, into the hospital. another woman wheeled in on a stretcher. in total as many as 30 could be transported here today. earlier we were able to confirm eight adults and two children were again in critical condition. the adults range in age from 20 to 40. those patients have been taken out of the er. as you can imagine. hospital personnel have their hand full today. here is how they a
MSNBC
Jul 7, 2013 11:00am PDT
. >>> plus, our political roundtable on the fights back home. the obama administration decides to postpone a key part of the president's health care law. critics claim it's the latest evidence that the law should be repealed. >>> and the fight over immigration reform now moves to the house. i talk to a key republican lawmaker involved in the negotiations, congressman raul labrador of idaho. >>> good sunday morning. we want to go to our developing story this morning. tom costello covers aviation for nbc news. he's got the latest on the tragic crash landing in san francisco that claimed the lives of two chinese citizens and sent 182 passengers to area hospitals. tom, as you have done some initial reporting, what is what they know tell us about what happened? >> reporter: this is asiana flight 214, coming from seoul in south korea. 10 1/2-hour flight into san francisco airport, and on approach at about 11:27 yesterday morning on runway 28 left, apparently by all accounts this plane came in a little low and a little slow according to eyewitnesses and literally the tail slammed into th
FOX News
Jul 5, 2013 11:00pm PDT
president obama. white house correspondent wendal goler looks at the june jobs report. >> reporter: the labor department counted 195,000 new jobs last month and added 70,000 to the original figures for april and may. the numbers were better than expected but the unemployment rate held steady at 7.6% at more people entered the labor market. the president's aides say the good news is that it felts with a trend. >> we've seen solid job gains over the last six months. 1.2 million jobs added over that period. over the last 40 months we've added 7.2 million jobs. >> reporter: for republicans on capitol hill, the news was not good enough. house speaker john boehner said in a written statement, quote, economic growth is still tepid, the unemployment rate is far too high, and the president continues to promote policies that undermine robust job creation. the june gains were across the board. jobs added in construction and health care, and even bigger increase in hiring by retailers, but the number of people working only part time, though they wanted full-time jobs, took its biggest jump in
CNBC
Jul 10, 2013 7:00pm EDT
got something to share with us on obama care? >> house majority leader eric cantor told his colleagues that they are going to try to repeal the individual mandate. they think they can make a real case on the individual mandate because the administration is not trying to stop the employer mandate from being implemented. >> that's incredible. how much money are they going to waste? >> they keep trying to repeal obama care. it's over and over. you can really roll your eyes at it and say it's just political messaging but because there's an employer mandate, they are trying to come up with a political response and their response is to stop the individual mandate and take it up with the senate for a vote. >> i understand that a lot of people don't like the obama care or the individual mandate. the reality is, it's the law of the land, doc. >> absolutely. >> anybody, regardless of what they believe understands this, there's only so many hours in the day. whenever congress is, working on that, they are not working on something else. >> did you see the numbers? i think it was 75 million, if i r
CBS
Jul 9, 2013 7:00pm EDT
. there has never been a world tennis team invited to the white house. president obama changing that today as the castles paying a visit, world team tennis has been around 38 years. never recognized by the oval office until today. congratulations. >>> and if you're going outside to play world team tennis today, maybe you'll get it in? >> i think so. >> maybe you wouldn't. >> you would get it in. you need to stay hydrated but no worries about that. we are talking a couple of storms into southern maryland. we'll show you that in a second. right now we're going to show you chantal, a strong tropical storm. winds are 64 miles per hour. she is moving to the west/northwest at a pretty good clip, 26 miles an hour. it is to the west of the islands here and headed toward the dominican republic and also haiti. here is the official track from the national hurricane center. it goes close to the dominican republic coast and this will be wednesday about 1:00 p.m. it goes across haiti. it will encounter mountains which will weaken the storm and slow its forward speed which are good things. it goes
FOX Business
Jul 13, 2013 10:00am EDT
since i got to washington for the comprehensive immigration bill that president obama and the house and senate democrats passed in 2008 and 2009 when they had control of both bodies of congress and the white house. they didn't lift a finger on comprehensive immigration reform, which makes skeptics think they're more interested in 2014 and the election cycle than the real remedy. nevertheless, we'll work our will in the house and do it responsibly step by step and hopefully engender public trust in the process. >> a that process will be regular order in the house? there will be hearings? there will be studious and rigorous analysis of issues and questions asked and there will be insistence upon answers before public policy is created by the house? >> as novel as that sounds and as unusual as that is for us, we have had four hearings so far. when the amendment process went well into the late evening and that's the way it's supposed to be done. if you have a better idea than the one proposed, debate it with civility and fact. you don't lump everything in together, the good, the bad, th
MSNBC
Jul 7, 2013 4:00am PDT
white house. now president obama is expected to return back. i anticipate he'll be back sometime this morning. he's with the entire first family. i expect he'll get briefed throughout the day as the ntsb continues its investigation. >> thank you very much, kristen. we appreciate that. >>> more on flight 214. how possible sit it could be pilot error and how safe is the boeing plane? we're going to hear from aviation specialists next. but after one day's use, dishcloths can redeposit millions of germs. so ditch your dishcloth and switch to a fresh sheet of new bounty duratowel. look! a fresh sheet of bounty duratowel leaves this surface cleaner than a germy dishcloth, as this black light reveals. it's durable, cloth-like and it's 3 times cleaner. so ditch your dishcloth and switch to new bounty duratowel. the durable, cloth-like picker-upper. when you experience something great, you want to share it. with everyone. that's why more customers recommend verizon, america's largest 4g lte network. >>> we have new news to share with the air crash. >> you see some smoke coming out, but th
FOX News
Jul 10, 2013 6:00pm PDT
"hannity." the white house decision to there a the employer mandate until 2015 on obama care is not sitting well with republican lawmakers. a hearing about this overreaching decision of the white house. here are some highlights. >> treasury department announcement confirms our concerns. obama care is simply not ready. for patients, families and their children, though, you have to wonder. if obama care isn't ready for business, is it ready for my family? a lot of lives are at stake. >> this law is literally just unraveling before our eyes. i don't know how you can conclusion this is not a total fiasco. >> now we've got a situation where essentially the administration for years has been pumping sunshine. for years, the administration, whenned ask easked how is the gt coming to fruition? this committee and others have been told, it's fine, it's great. we have it your honor control. in fact, we have a wonderful plan for your life, it will be absolutely terrific. and now what happens? late, before a holiday weekend, the administration on a blog post essentially whispers, it's not working
MSNBC
Jul 11, 2013 4:00pm PDT
walsh, has there been a failure on the left, by the obama white house to champion these issues? >> i'd like to see more coming from the white house. i thnk it's a great idea, michael. i'd love to see secretary hagel include head start funding and make the case our children are a national security issue and what we're doing to our children makes us less safe down the line. there hasn't been nearly enough attention to paid to this. i think once they took the faa, once they let people fly again, the lawmakers could fly again safely and on time, all of the urgency went away and it's really quite disappointing and quite tragic. >> sam, give us the cliffs note version anecdotedly of something you've seen in your reporting thus far that people who haven't read your work would understand. >> oh, god, there's so much of it. public defenders, for instances are one of these things no one really knows about. public defenders play a huge role. public defenders are going without investigators are for their defense work. can you imagine a lawyer without an investigator to do his or her work? it's not
PBS
Jul 10, 2013 3:00pm PDT
broken. >> suarez: back in washington, the obama white house released a lengthy report touting the economic benefits of immigration reform. it claimed the senate bill would boost economic growth another 3.3%, by 2023. and would reduce the deficit by almost $850 billion over 20 years. president obama also called in members of the hispanic caucus. democratic congressman joaquin castro of texas voiced hope for a compromise. >> like us he realizes that effort must be both a republican and a democratic effort. it requires the work and cooperation of both parties and this president is committed to working with not only house democrats, but also house republicans on getting it done. speaker boehner and other party leaders issued a statement refirming they will not take up the senate bill which leaves the focus squarely on the next three weeks. house republicans have said they mean to bring immigration to a vote between now and the month-long recess that begins in early august. for more on the options being considered in the house, we are joined by illinois democrat luis gutierrez, also a
FOX News
Jul 12, 2013 3:00pm PDT
figure stands at just over 15%. >> hello, everybody, welcome to the white house. >> reporter: mr. obama speaks about the poor less frequently than any modern president. a new study by georgetown university center foray plied research finds that presidential statements referencing any economic, johnson, on the war on poverty mentioned the poor 84% of the time. jfk, jimmy carter, almost three-quarters of the time. most modern presidents discuss it two-thirds of the time. george herbert walker bush did so half the day, dead last in the study comes barack obama who references the poor only 26% of the time. a speech writer for george w. bush. >> i don't think he dismisses concerns of the poor, i just don't think he thinks it is a priority to address them. the problem that president obama has may not just be a matter of rhetoric, may be a matter of policy. he doesn't have a program for the poor. >> reporter: the white house says the stimulus lifted 7 million out of poverty and eased conditions for 32 million others, and argue president obama's focus on the middle class, which georgetown finds
Current
Jul 9, 2013 4:00pm PDT
for being pro white house but they also interestingly get a lot of flak for being anti white house. the true progressives who recently wrote that that this is essentially the news network of the obama white house. that's a vocal view that gets play. what doesn't is the voices that fill up my final line whenever you criticize msnbc and they say we're leaving in droves because this network is too critical of the president especially on drone warfare the nsa, the conduct of the war on terror. it's not very well represented in the media. cenk: i don't know which one it is honestly. andrew you guys cover this 24/7 as far as cable news. what's your take. do you get a sense that msnbc might be losing its edge? i think they're not nearly critical enough of the president. that i don't have a dispute on. i think largely they're very, very supportive of the president. i don't know if that costs them with audience or helps them. >> i think probably as the hole scandal-palooza has been happening, i think people are tiring of if there is an obama scandal. msnbc will defend it. i think that's. >>
FOX News
Jul 10, 2013 4:00pm PDT
a day or 2 aleve for all day relief. [ male announcer ] that's handy. ♪ >> the house house is defending its decision to delay for a year the so-called employer mandate portion of president obama's sweeping healthcare overhaul. that rule forces businesses with at least 50 workers provide health insurance for their employees or face a penalty. the white house says this type of delay is not unusual but today as you might imagine g.o.p. opponents again pushed the administration to repeal the overall entirely. wendell goler with the news from the white house. republicans said the president may not have the authority to delay parts of this law. how did the white house respond to that? how long says obama care law if there is sufficient reason and treasury says the reporting requirements for companies with more than 50 workers to prove they are providing health insurance that meets the obama care standards need more time to put in place. press secretary jay carney denies there is a political motivation. people who suggest there is anything unusual about the delaying of the deadline and comprehensive law are deliberate whether i sticking heir heads in the sand or ignorant about pass precedent.
MSNBC
Jul 10, 2013 10:00am PDT
distance. i was also struck by the fact the obama white house noted today that the speech by the former president is a valuable part of the immigration conversation. now does he have much influence on house republicans? those are two different things and while he is a republican who is well regarded by many in the party even when the broader political numbers for him and polling numbers haven't been as strong, the likelihood that he will influence is really a question mark. but he does give more political cover for those who want to find something in what the former president said to find some kind of path on an immigration plan that the house can move forward on. andrea? >> so in -- in the politics of all of this, will john boehner be influenced by that? will house members as they debate whether to take a piece meal approach, a larger approach or do nothing at all on immigration? >> well, kelly is right to say we don't know yet. my strong inclination, andrea, based on what we've seen over the first six months, whether it's the farmville vote, vote over the speaker, fiscal cliff
FOX News
Jul 11, 2013 2:00am PDT
delay it all together. >> doug luzader has more. >> the white house says obama care should be delayed for businesses republicans say individuals deserve a delay in this as well. this is the most controversial part. image knee say the government is struggling to establish the health insurance changes. some may not be completely ready in time republicans are calling for a delay. >> individual mandate is set to kick in on january 1st of next year. that will give 6 million americans on average $1,200 tax increase. >> the white house delayed the employer mandate that provided insurance by a full year. kritd ticks say the evidence of the entire plan is not ready for prime time. >> now what happened late before holiday a weekend the administration on a blog post essentially whispers it's not working. >> despite accusations the president is violating the law by delaying some deed lines while planning to enforce others the white house says this is all within his authority. >> people who suggest there is nothing less than a delay are sticking their heads in the stand or are ignorant about past
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Jul 10, 2013 9:00pm PDT
security. >> house republicans meet to map out their immigration game plan behind closed doors. michelle malkin with reaction. >>> treasury department announcement confirms our concerns. obama care is simply not ready. >> when obama care beginning to crumble, will the individual mandate be the next controversial division to fall? and the one and only pat buchanan, judge alex, and mark fuhrm fuhrman. >>> welcome to "hannity." the george zimmerman defense has rested its case without calling the defendant to the stand. take a look. >> have you made a decision? >> yes, sir. >> what is your decision, sir? >> after consulting with counsel, not to testify, your honor. >> okay. you understand that no matter what counsel says to you, it's still your decision? do you understand that? >> yes, your honor. >> now, just a moment, our legal team and law enforcement experts will be here to analyze the decision and help us answer what comes next in the trial. first, after 12 days of testimony, did the prosecution prove beyond a reasonable doubt that george zimmerman unlawfully killed trayvon martin witho
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Jul 10, 2013 3:00am PDT
. >> it was a state lunch at the white house yesterday. for kids. president and mrs. obama hosting the 54 winners of a recipe contest to promote healthy eating. one of the 8 to 12-year-olds came from every state territory and district of columbia. "usa today" reports that some of the winning recipes were prepared by the white house kitchen including alaskan seviche with mango zucchini pancakes and passion fruit banana smoothies. >> kids like seviche. >> what 8-year-old can make seviche? >> bill: it is not hard to make. >> that's not something kids eat though. >> it is not hard to make. >> bill: yeah. take your 8-year-old out -- your kid probably would. >> my kid likes seafood. this is seviche for god's sake. it is sort of an adult version of food. good for the kids, i guess. >> bill: maybe go to alaska. we're coming up with a big showdown. it looks like tomorrow in the senate, something we've been talking about a long time here. yours and mine, a favorite kind of topic and a favorite target which is to get rid of the filibuster because we know what a club, an anti-democratic club this
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